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Oyo gives B-schools a miss amid company rejig
The SoftBank-backed hospitality chain, which is under pressure to rein in costs and streamline operations, has/will be giving most Bschools, including IIM Bangalore, IIM Calcutta, IIM Kozhikode and SPJIMR where it was a recruiter last year, a miss during final placements, the institutes told.
UiPath partners with 150 academic institutions in India
The programme, aimed at creating an inclusive workforce who are fluent in automation ...
EU Institutions have separation of powers: European FMs Dean
Like in all democracies, the European Parliament has the right to debate on issu...
CPWD sets up research & development cell at IIT-Gandhinagar Research Park
The CPWD R&D Cell is established as a part of a MoU between the two entities that is aimed at development and verification of new technologies and safer, efficient, long term solutions to the existing problems of the construction industry. IITGN and CPWD will collaborate on various academic, research, training and capacity building programs.
India-Poland can promote rules-based world order: Polish Institute of International Affairs
Poland is India’s largest trade partner and export destination in the Central European region, with bilateral trade growing almost seven-fold over the last ten years. As per Indian statistics, the overall value of bilateral trade in 2018 was $ 2.351 billion. India’s export to Poland contributed to 0.48% of overall India’s export.
Chanda Kochhar steps down as chairperson of Vadodara IIIT
“Chanda Kochhar has resigned. We will be processing it and move as per the laid down procedure to appoint the IIIT’s new chairperson,” a senior human resource development ministry official told. Kochhar had sent in her resignation to the ministry on Tuesday, people aware of the development said.
The cost of protests at campuses
Educationists and marketing pundits concur that expressing dissent on campuses by students through protests is normal, and acceptable. However, some caution when protests stretch too long and send the functioning of an institute into a tailspin, it can potentially impact the reputation of the institute.
US needs to keep its ethos of being the land of opportunity, innovation: Sanjay Mehrotra, Micron
Immigration is important, H-1B visas are important and providing an environment that can continue to attract top talent from around the world to the United States, not just for studies but also to stay and contribute to the country for innovation and creating jobs is important, Kanpur born CEO of Micron Technology, Sanjay Mehrotra said.
Fishing for better returns: Taking technology to shrimp farmers
India produced more than 7,00,000 tonnes of shrimp in 2019 and exported more than 6,20,000 tonnes to the United States, European Union, Japan and China. The production comes from around 1,70,000 ha of shrimp farms along the country’s coast, with Andhra Pradesh contributing a major share — of more than 4,00,000 tonnes.
Indian tech industry facing biggest-ever HR challenge, needs to recruit, skill 2 mn professionals: Report
The increasing competition has not left organisations with much of an alternative. They have to either embrace the challenge or perish, according to the report titled 'AI & Future Of Work: Redefining Future Of Enterprise.' Employability with technology continues to be a problem despite India having a large number of higher academic institutions.
What's next for Indian startups?
Internet businesses in 2012-13 helped form a new wave of entrepreneurship in India. It was refreshing and had the promise of creating a very different type of corporate India – based on services and products – not a rent-seeking model.
US-China trade settlement: What's in it for India?
India and several Asian countries are not in the same league as the US when it comes to supplying quality goods from the industrial and agriculture sectors. Indian grains and vegetables have not been able to overcome testing requirements essential to access the Chinese market. But there are situations where trade logic does not work in its entirety.
US-based startup offers fire safety tech to Indian hospitals
The three-year-old startup has implemented and evaluated the system at the Institute of Neurosciences, Kolkata (I-NK) for the last couple of months, Pal claimed.
IIT Roorkee researchers find antibiotic against multi-drug resistant bacteria
In a new study published in the journal, ‘Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy’, IIT Roorkee researchers screened a library of 11,000 compounds against the Gram negative bacteria, Escherichia coli and discovered 30 novel potent antibacterials.
A happy coincidence: Anand Mahindra’s tweet helps Tech Mahindra CEO reconnect with an old classmate
Twitterati couldn’t help but absolutely adore the ‘add-on’ to the sweet proposal.
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